The following is a guest post. This Halloween horror story is excerpted from Haunted Cotswolds (The History Press) and is one of the many spine-chilling tales of ghosts, ghouls and the undead, that have been gathered for this book from every corner of the Cotswolds revealing, in heart stopping detail, this region’s unexplained events and […]
The following is a guest post. Cucumber tea sandwiches, with or without a little tomato, are a teatime classic at least since Victorian times. One simply cannot have an afternoon tea from late spring to early autumn without them.
The following is a guest post. My husband and I have had the joy of exploring many things in Great Britain in our thirteen months of living here. One of our favorite things by far has to be the Saturday Market in our town, Bury St Edmunds.
The following is a guest post. Have you ever been stuck with a Brit in a lift? Chances are it was a peaceful affair but quite possibly one tinged with awkwardness. It is fair to say that you won’t get to see the best side of a Brit in the confines of an elevator.
The following is a guest post. I’m not sure why I decided to sit down and watch The Paradise, the newest costume drama offering from Masterpiece, especially considering I eschewed their earlier department store-based series, Mr. Selfridge.
The following is a guest post. Hidden away four miles inland from the sea, in between twisting country roads, fields of grazing cattle, weaving rivers and hills of grass-covered slate, is a magical place called Dolgoch Falls. Dolgoch is Welsh for “Red Meadow” and I assume the red referred to comes from the middle vein […]
The following is a guest post. It is a truth universally acknowledged…that Jane Austen’s popularity continues to grow. Her novels, the film adaptations, the fan fiction spin-offs – as a recovering English major, I am not immune to Austen-mania.
The following is a guest post. I’ve been in the UK for a month now and in that time, I crossed several “must-see” things off my list that I’ve never gotten to before, including my first trip to Scotland.
The following is a guest post. As an American feverishly awaiting the return of Downton Abbey, I carefully wade through information about Season Four. I am seriously avoiding all spoilers! But my curiosity has been peaked by the arrival of four new male characters.